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Gyre XF330 Review – Turbine Pumps Reach Their Full Potential

The Gyre XF330 is the smaller of two new second generation water movers from Maxspect, a company which was once only know for LED aquarium lighting. It’s hard to imagine it’s been only four years since the novel Gyre pump was…

The ‘Instant Nano Reef’ is Doing Great after Three Months in the Studio

When the build out of the Reef Builders Studio first began, I thought it was fitting and necessary to go ahead and get one token reef tank in there as soon as possible. Since all the big aquariums were still…

Get Ultimate Mechanical Filtration With the Clarisea Gen2 [Video]

Automatic filter rolls have been a long time coming in the reef aquarium hobby. Starting out as large microwave size contraptions for ponds, the concept and the principles have been miniaturized and shrunk smaller every year. The best parts of…

The Mode Aquariums Retail Rack Comes to Life

It’s been a long time coming but we’ve finally got the Mode Aquariums Retail Rack System up and running at the Studio. With so many tanks, aquariums and systems planned for this space, it’s very important to build everyone of…

New Gyre 300 Series Pumps Feature Sine Wave Tech & Flow Director

When launched the Maxspect Gyre was one of the most disruptive water flow pumps in the reef aquarium hobby. With the announcement of the new 300 Series of Maxspect Gyres we’re excited to discover a true next generation successor to…

Huge Video Update of the Progress from the Reef Builders Studio

We couldn’t be any happier with how the new Reef Builders Studio is coming along. While we’ve been keeping you abreast of the individual changes and projects at the studio such as the Mode Retail Rack and the first waves…

The White Corals Reef Aquarium Display is Truly Something to Behold [Video]

Last week we premiered three videos of our tour of White Corals in Germany on the Youtube channel – culminating in one of the awesomest reef tanks we’ve featured this year. This eight foot long reef tank was teased earlier…

Congratulations to the Winners of the First #LFSSaturday Contest

Anyone who knows me, knows that I have a very deep love and appreciation for retail aquarium shops, aka an LFS, which is why I visit them literally all over the world. My personal feelings aside, there’s no question that…

White Corals has an Incredible Display of Livestock Too!

If you enjoyed yesterday’s presentation of White Corals’ impeccable reef aquarium showroom of dry goods, fish and filtration then boy do we have a treat for you. In part 2 of our coverage of our tour of White Corals we…

White Corals’ Showroom Should Inspire All Aquarium Stores [Video]

White Corals is Europe’s leading online reef aquarium livestock and dry goods vendor and also the folks behind the unique Nyos brand of aquarium products. This quintessentially German business is exactly what you would expect to see from Stuttgart, the…